#SoCS Feb 10/18 – Tail/Tale

Linda’s prompt for SoCS this week…

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “tail/tale.” Use one, used them both, you decide. Enjoy!

Let me tell you a tale about a fox
A cunning fox who wore fetching socks
This dapper mammal would use his charms
To ‘fox’ even the most capable alarms
He’d work his way through chickens galore
Sneak off, then hear the farmers roar
They’d know the fox who’d tricked them so
He’d leave a sock wherever he did go
But catch him? No, they never could
Until one farm dog swore he would
He sat and hatched a daring plan
Never tried before, by dog, or man
A trap was laid, the dog stood watch
Praying his plan just wouldn’t botch
And, as luck would have it, succeed, he did
Of that cunning fox, they were finally rid!
All that was left, causing Fox to wail
Was a cut-off, furry foxy tail.

Ritu 2018

Catch ya later Peeps!

Happy Saturday Peeps!

28 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. foodzesty
    Feb 13, 2018 @ 07:39:28

    Love this but the poor fox 😦

    Liked by 1 person


  2. Eric Klingenberg
    Feb 12, 2018 @ 09:35:48

    That was pretty good. How long did that take to writ?

    Liked by 1 person


  3. joey
    Feb 11, 2018 @ 02:53:39

    That was super cute!

    Liked by 1 person


  4. kingsoracle
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 18:52:34

    Beautifully written, it’s great to be back here reading amazing stuffs from you Ritu. :3

    Liked by 1 person


  5. bikerchick57
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 15:21:23

    Very nice, Ritu. Love the poetic tale of the tail!

    Liked by 1 person


  6. beehalton2
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 12:32:47


    Liked by 1 person


  7. OIKOS™-Redaktion
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 12:10:38


  8. OIKOS™-Redaktion
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 12:09:05


  9. Michael
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 10:28:13

    Loved it Ritu, well done.

    Liked by 1 person


  10. Erika Kind
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 08:55:52

    Ouch!! Your story made me chuckle, sis. A fox who fetches socks and what a smart doggie.😄

    Liked by 1 person


  11. willowdot21
    Feb 10, 2018 @ 07:31:02

    Well Sis, that is a cautionary tale! Pride comes before a fall. Great SoCs.💜💜💜💜

    Liked by 1 person


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